Kenneth Ray Joyner, 64, passed away, Saturday February 9, 2013. He was born June 23, 1948 in Edgecombe County to the late William Floyd and Agnes Smith Joyner. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Donald Ray and Rupert Clayton Joyner.

He is survived by his wife, Patsy Parker Joyner; son, Scott Joyner “Rooster”; brother, William Wesley Joyner and wife Linda.

A funeral service was held  Tuesday February 12, 2013   at Cornerstone Funeral Home with Rev. Mary Todd officiating. Burial was at Rocky Mount Memorial Park.